COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Mathematics and Statistics


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Algebra Seminar: Organizational Meeting


1:10 p.m. Neill 106W

Judi McDonald

Welcome to the Fall semester for new and returning graduate students. The Algebra Seminar will run Mondays from 1:10-2:00 in Neill 106W. We will begin the semester as follows: Monday August 20 - No class - the first day of school is hecticenough. Monday August 27 - Organizational Meeting - at this meeting we will choose when students would like to give presentations and further details about the seminar will be given. Monday September 3 - Holiday Monday September 10 - Using the WSUThesis.sty file to typeset your project or disseration. Monday September 17 - Nonnegative Matrices in the Tropical (Max) Algebra Students interested in taking the seminar for credit should register for up to two credits of Math 600-03. If it is your first semester in the seminar, you will not have to give a talk, but if you would like the experience, the faculty involved with the seminar can help you choose a topic. Students who have started working on their dissertation or project will generally talk about their own work. If you have further questions, please send me an e-mail.